London Transport at war, 1939-1945

by Charles Graves

Publisher: Almark Publishing, Publisher: London Transport in New Malden, London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 97 Downloads: 894
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Places:

  • London (England),
  • London.,
  • England

Subjects:

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- London,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- London,
  • London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941

Edition Notes

Originally published in 1947 under title: London transport carried on.

Statementby Charles Graves.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.T8 G67 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], 97 p. :
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4924226M
ISBN 100855241969
LC Control Number76350507

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